While there seem to have been zombies forever in popular culture in the West, lately, the undead have been making their shambling, ghoulish presence felt here as well. And the high priest of Zombieland has to be Mainak Dhar, the 37-year-old “cubicle dweller by day and writer by night”. With his Alice in Deadland series (where a 15-year-old Alice is the hope of a post apocalyptic world overrun by zombies) the Bangkok-based writer has revealed he has the writing chops and the right amount of irreverence for the genre. Hope and horror
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On Saturday January 12th at 2:00p.m. Dark Delicacies will host a signing for veteran actor Richard Herd. Herd, whose genre credits include Buffy the Vampire Slayer and the remake of The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari will be signing the book Tales from the Cult film Trenches. He will also be selling photos and signing other items. On Sunday January 13th at 2:00p.m. the bookstore will host author Kami Garcia. Kami will be signing her book Beautiful Creatures. There will also be movie posters available at the signing. Dark Delicacies is located at 3512 West Magnolia Blvd in Burbank, CA and can be reached via telephone at (818)556-6660 or email at [email protected].